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Blog Entry# 943477  
Posted: Dec 23 2013 (14:54)

9 Responses
Last Response: Jan 12 2014 (21:02)
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Dec 23 2013 (14:54)   12610/KSR Bengaluru City - Chennai Central SF Express

BMTIR*^~   21501 blog posts   7532 correct pred (63% accurate)
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If you are going to Chennai suburbs on the AJJ-MAS line, this train is quite convinient in the day time for its halt at Tiruvallur. A local EMU from Kadambattur generally leaves once this train crosses Kadambattur to Chennai Central and also majorly lands up on the same platform as this train- If you are an unreserved ticket holder changing to that train is easier as another local ticket is not required and it connects to the stations of tirunindravur, avadi, ambattur etc-so overall gives a good connectivity with that connection

4 posts - Tue Dec 31, 2013

Dec 31 2013 (18:00)
BMTIR*^~   21501 blog posts   7532 correct pred (63% accurate)
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Reserved ticket means you are eligible to travel by that seat only- unreserved ticket theres no restriction that you have to take the particular train EG: i can take UR ticket of SF catch TPTY Exp till KPD, change over to CBE ICE till ajj and take local to my place without restriction- but same you cant do with reserved ticket-so same logic applies

Jan 12 2014 (19:34)
Anirudh Iyer~   1006 blog posts   33 correct pred (73% accurate)
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But in Mumbai I think one can board a local from KYN to any suburbs like Mulund or Dombivili even if one has a reserved seat. I guess we can do the same there also. Also passengers heading towards the MSB-TBM line can book tickets upto TBM on NIGHT TRAINS only and change to an EMU at Park

Jan 12 2014 (19:46)
BMTIR*^~   21501 blog posts   7532 correct pred (63% accurate)
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A TTE on a EMU on TRL-Ambattur route told me once that you have a reserved ticket you cant use it in the Chennai local-that was in early morning local from tRL to Ambattur after getting down from kaveri

Jan 12 2014 (19:56)
Anirudh Iyer~   1006 blog posts   33 correct pred (73% accurate)
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Oh!! That is indeed news to me. Thank you sir

Jan 12 2014 (21:02)
prssundaram   39 blog posts   227 correct pred (58% accurate)
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the railways should allow like kyn to ght suburb station. any adm can high light this . then will be useful for passengers

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